Move, Sing, Listen, Play - Preparing the Young Child for Music written by Donna Wood.
214 pages. Designed to turn young children towards music. Divided into three parts: The Child, The Music, The Teacher. Multiple suggestions for use with children from birth to six years.
The Child: The First Five Stages: Infants and Toddlers; Two to Three Years; Three to Four Years; Four to Five Years; Five to Six Years; Chart of Child Development through Music; Some Words from the Child to Parent or Teacher; Further Reading; Student Project
The Music: Goals of Music Education in Early Childhood; Movement and Music: Contents of Movement and Music Games; A Progressive Plan of Movement Games; Ten Practical Suggestions; The Reluctant Child; Properties and Equipment; Further Reading; Student Project " Learning to Sing: Contents; Speech Games; Books of Finger Plays, Nursery Rhymes and Children's Lore; Student Project; Singing Chants; Finding the Child's Singing Voice; Tone Matching Games; Chanting Words, Improvising, Playground Chants; Songs and Games with the Children's Chant; Picture Books based on songs (music included); Student Project; Singing Games; Song Books; Student Project; Sound and Listening Games: Contents of Sound and Listening Games; Listening Games; Further Reading; Listening Books for Children; Student project; The Special Appeal of Instruments: Contents for Music and Percussion; First experiences; Further Reading; Student Project
The Teacher: Contents of Part Three; The Teacher is the Key; The Role of the Early Childhood Teacher; Music Skills for those who teach young chlldren: Movement, Speech, Singing, Listening, Instrumental; Guide for Reading, Understanding and using Musical Symbols; Organizing and Planning Music Experiences; Musical Symbols; Organizing and Planning Musical Experiences; Further Reading; Associations and Courses for Teachers; Conclusion; General Index; Index of Movement Games; Alphabetical Index of First Lines of Speech Games and Rhymes; Alphabetical INdex of First Lines of Songs and Games; Alphabetical index of sound and listening games; Index of Instrument Games; Addenda 1 and 2